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Record:
HOLMES, ERNEST
Additional information:
Son of James and Mary Holmes, of St. George's Rd., Avondale, Auckland, New Zealand.
Cemetery:
YPRES RESERVOIR CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
X. E. 6.
Country:
Belgium

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Private Ernest Holmes

Private Ernest Holmes. Unit: 9th Battalion, King's Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment). Death: not known.
Head and upper torso portrait

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Name recorded:
Holmes, Ernest
Memorial:
St James Church - Roll Of Honour (lost) (WMR 18095)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Holmes, Ernest
Memorial:
Heckmondwike (WMR 24595)
Location:
Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, Ernest
Memorial:
Upper Independent Chapel Cross (WMR 22056)
Location:
Heckmondwike, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, Ernest
Memorial:
St. Peter's Church (WMR 37764)
Location:
Leicester, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Holmes, Ernest
Memorial:
Curzon Street Primitive Methodists - WW1 (WMR 37608)
Location:
Leicester, Leicestershire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
1/5 And 2/5 Battns West Yorkshire Regt (WMR 30888)
Location:
York, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Cockermouth Christ Church Roll of Honour (Includes the 1915 Roll of Honour which also mentioned Cockermouth Industrial School) (WMR 66934)
Location:
Cockermouth, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Holy Apostles Parish - WW1 (WMR 71348)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Norwood - WW1 (WMR 35052)
Location:
Norwood, Humberside
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
St Stephens Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 38810)
Location:
Hyson Green, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
All Saints Church Roll of Honour (WMR 43669)
Location:
Cockermouth, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Epworth Street (WMR 35334)
Location:
Kingston Upon Hull, Humberside
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
St John The Evangelist Church Tablet (WMR 28546)
Location:
Cullingworth, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Cockermouth and Papcastle (WMR 4026)
Location:
Cockermouth, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
St James Church Roll Of Honour WW1 (WMR 14215)
Location:
Matlock, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Christ Church (WMR 14251)
Location:
Derby, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Maltby Main Colliery (WMR 52861)
Location:
Maltby, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
All Saints Church (WMR 38799)
Location:
Rempstone, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Collyhurst (WMR 10721)
Location:
Collyhurst, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Norwood Green Congregational Church Institute (Lost) (WMR 2760)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
St Thomas (WMR 84764)
Location:
Neath, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
St John The Baptist Church (WMR 48882)
Location:
Stamford, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Cullingworth (WMR 28862)
Location:
Cullingworth, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Normanton Plaques (WMR 29167)
Location:
Normanton, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Fryston (Holy cross burial ground) (WMR 29139)
Location:
Fryston, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Skipton Primitive Methodist Church - Tablet (WMR 47361)
Location:
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Ashington And District (WMR 33708)
Location:
Ashington, Northumberland
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Oldham Evangelist Church (WMR 75485)
Location:
Oldham, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Royal Monmouthshire Royal Engineers (WMR 3678)
Location:
Monmouth, Gwent
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Bolsover (WMR 14255)
Location:
Bolsover, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Holmes, E
Memorial:
Leighton Buzzard (WMR 7741)
Location:
Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire

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Name:
Corporal Holmes
Context:
other
Date:
30 Nov 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 20 Battalion Manchester Regiment (page 370)
Name:
Corporal Holmes
Context:
other
Date:
30 Nov 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 20 Battalion Manchester Regiment (page 366)
Name:
Captain S E Holmes
Context:
author
Date:
30 Nov 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 5 Mobile Veterinary Section (page 172)
Name:
Lieutenant Colonel W G Holmes
Context:
author
Date:
30 Nov 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 479)
Name:
Lieutenant H A Holmes
Context:
other
Date:
30 Nov 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 23 Battalion Royal Fusiliers (page 252)